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Knox Schools Expo

What's On...

To check current information about what could be on in the near future for young people to be involved in, visit our What's on for Young People or visit our Knox Youth Services Facebook page and Like us on Facebook

The Knox Schools Expo

This is an annual information evening for parents/guardians or Years 5 & 6 children transitioning to secondary school in 2018/19, or for those with younger children who are planning ahead.

Thursday 16 March 2017 at Knox City Council from 5.45 - 8.45pm. No booking required.

For more information visit Knox Schools Expo.

Flyer attached at the bottom to this page.

Parent Information Session March 2017

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Navigating the Journey
“Learn strategies on being a wise and effective advocate for your young person”

Kate Johnson is the Founder and Director of Spectrum Journey’s Inc who will be providing parents with strategies, tools and other topics around ASD and young people.

Thursday 23 March 2017 from 6.30-8.30pm at Knox City Council, 511 Burwood Hwy, Wantirna South

Bookings are essential. Register online

For further information contact Michelle Pascoe t: 9298 8311 or e: or visit Knox Youth Services Parent Information Sessions

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Knox Youth Strategic Plan 2012-2017

For information or to download the Plan, view our Knox Youth Strategic Plan 2012-2017 page.

KYS Brochure

The Knox Youth Services brochure provides an outline of our Programs and Services for Young People, Programs and Services for Families, Parents and Carers and Schools, Agencies and others that are advocating for Young People. Download the KYS brochure below.

For further information in regards to these services, please browse our other pages or call Knox Youth Services on 9298 8000, email or drop into our Youth Information Centre, Monday to Thursday between 1pm and 5pm.

KYS Resource Poster

The 2012 Knox Youth Services Resource Poster is designed for schools, agencies, general practitioners and workers that provide support and guidance to young people between the ages of 10 – 25 years in Knox.

The Knox Youth Information Centre (YIC) and other agencies, predominantly in the local area, are included on the Knox Youth Services Resource Poster.

For more information or to obtain a resource poster, please visit our Information for Workers and Teachers page.

Material Aid and Food Parcels

Knox City Council is the broker of emergency relief funding and funds four agencies within Knox to deliver food parcels and vouchers to families and/or individuals in financial crisis.

Council itself provides funding to Eastern Access Community Health (EACH) for the provision of financial counselling services and Knox Community Health Service (KCHS) for the provision of generalist counselling services. The Youth Information Centre also provides counselling for 12 - 24 years, advice referral, support and programs for young people who are living, working, recreating or studying in the City of Knox.

Contact details for the above agencies, other local counselling and welfare services and agencies that provide food assistance and/or material aid can be sought by visiting the downloadable file,'Counselling and Welfare Services in Knox' below.

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